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The Better Chip Match Race is underway with a light northerly. Each boat in this Grade 3 match race is carrying a junior sailor onboard as an observer letting the young sailors gain invaluable insight into the strategy of world-class match racers. Of note Team...

Wednesday sailing at Oakcliff will now be known as the Sunsail Series. Beginning May 6 every Oakcliff Supporter who races at least 5 Wednesdays will receive a 5% discount on a Sunsail charter over the winter. If they form and sail as a team 5...

April 14, 2015, Dave Perry with a team comprised of local sailor Jon Singsen, New York Times Correspondent Chris Museler, and Californians Doug McLean and Steve Natvig went undefeated in the first qualifier of the year: A difficult feat given the level of competition in...

Liz spoke with Fletcher Boland of the Marblehead to Halifax Race (MHOR) about Oakcliff's entry in the race and the trend towards a dominant youth presence in the event. The result: a great write-up for Oakcliff. We are thrilled to be playing our part in the push of...

Racing at Oakcliff  begins exactly one month from today with a qualifier for both the US Women’s and US Open Match Racing Championships on  April 10. This regatta already has 5 of the top 20 match racers in the United States entered.  Oakcliff's 12 Match...

Liz compiled a great blog along the course of the Pineapple Cup. Read on for a "flying fish" look at what life was like offshore en route to Jamaica. Pineapple Cup Log - Oakcliff Racing/Bodacious Dream Class 40 - Double-handed  Co-Skippers Elizabeth Shaw & Jeff MacFarlane -Latitude 27: start off...

Montego Bay, Jamaica (February 12, 2015)- The Oakcliff Racing Team crossed the finish line of the 2015 Montego Bay Race for the Pineapple Cup at 23:28:21 February 10th. After jostling with another class 40, Amhas 2, for most of the race. Oakcliff’s Elizabeth Shaw and...

Oakcliff's winter seminars are highlighted in the latest edition of Port Washington News. Be sure to sign up early to any or all of our fantastic upcoming seminars before they're full. A perfect way to shake off those winter blues!  ...

  Oakcliff's Training Program Director Liz Shaw along with Oakcliff grad Jeff MacFarlane will race Bodacious Dream in the 800+nm Pineapple Cup Montego Bay Race starting Feb 6th. The coverage starts now, however, as Liz shares her thoughts with BYM News and Scuttlebutt Sailing is also quick to the mark covering the...

L-R: US Sailing President Tom Hubbell, US Sailing Training Committee Vice Chair & Nominator Charlie Arms, Oakcliff’s Elizabeth Shaw, award presenter and Chairman of the US Sailing Training Committee Richard Jepsen New Orleans, LA (January 22, 2015)- Mardi Gras may not be for another month but US...